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Patagonia Cap MW Bottoms (Women's)
Soft, stretchy and highly thermally efficient, Patagonia’s Capilene bottoms are a combination of high performance and comfort, for use in a range of temperatures. Designed to be worn next to the skin, they’ll provide all-day cosiness and keep you dry and warm, during everything from spring hikes to mid winter ski tours. And as an added bonus, Patagonia’s Polygiene Odour Control will prevent them from stinking, so you can spend less time doing laundry and more time having fun!
|MATERIAL||Polartec Power Grid (97% Polyester (66% recycled), 3% Spandex double knit)|
Capilene 3 Midweight
Patagonia’s Capilene thermal fabrics are purportedly the best fabrics to wear in cold, wet weather because of their superior breathability and moisture management. To make Capilene 3, (three other weights are also available), Patagonia have teamed up with Polartec, utilising their Power Grid polyester and recycled polyester blend, which features a gridded inner layer to more efficiently manage heat and moisture. When combined with a Polygiene Odour Control coating, you have a fabric with similar thermal properties to merino wool, that breathes easily, dries fast and efficiently keeps you warm in cold temperatures."
Polygiene Odour Control
Polygiene Odour Control is an antibacterial fabric coating used in Patagonia’s base-layers, made from recycled silver products. Its antibacterial properties stop your base-layers from smelling, meaning you can wear them for longer and wash them less, which gives the planet a little helping hand, too. Polygiene is a large-particle substance so it can’t be absorbed by your skin, and doesn’t mess with your body’s natural sweat system. Plus, it’s permanent, so its performance won’t decrease over time, and its antibacterial properties, combined with less washing, mean that Polygiene products last longer."
Patagonia Lifetime Warranty
Patagonia offer an ‘Ironclad Warranty’ which means if you’re dissatisfied with the performance of a product at the time of purchase or afterwards, or if it breaks unexpectedly, they will provide a free exchange, refund or repair. They will also repair damage from wear and tear for a reasonable price, and have a section of their website that shows you to repair your own clothing, so there’s no need to unnecessarily buy new gear.
Right from the start, Patagonia has been at the forefront of environmentally friendly production, and are still one of the only companies in the world that offer a completely transparent supply chain to anyone who cares to look. They are constantly experimenting and developing new ways to bring us durable and sustainably produced clothing - recycled polyester, organic cotton, traceable down, responsibly sourced merino and undyed cashmere are all common materials in the Patagonia catalogue. As well as using the best materials and production methods for the planet, Patagonia also make sure every one of their employees is treated fairly, from the shop floor to factories all over the world. And they donate a percentage of their yearly profits to environmental initiatives and community projects in many different countries. "